David Crombie re The Gardiner Expressway

Bringing the Champs-Elysées to Toronto: A Q&A with urbanist former T.O. mayor David Crombie

David Crombie, mayor of the old city of Toronto in 1972-78, is best remembered for his aggressive urbanist agenda, one that focused revitalizing the waterfront, and on maintaining and developing neighbourhoods. Though he endorsed John Tory in last year's mayoral election, this week Crombie broke with his old friend, joining civic luminaries opposed to the mayor's…